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by dig-it-pete
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: looter of many coins in trouble
Replies: 3
Views: 249

Re: looter of many coins in trouble

Blimey it looks like he has more Roman brooches than the British Museum!! Not a good news story for metal detectorists :g48:
by dig-it-pete
Fri Dec 11, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

I thought that this piece was an interesting and honest summing up of the programme... http://thepipeline.info/blog/2020/12/09/coles-to-sudecastle/?fbclid=IwAR1i36ynVSEiHQOAGqzqYkLKRK3L7CYNacX2HNTH4yEDpxpJn1sfKW5NPPo The link takes you a website riddled with malware Etc. be careful, my anti-virus a...
by dig-it-pete
Wed Dec 09, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

Well Lee I think you can get the gist of it now from the above comments - you didn't miss a lot :g45:
by dig-it-pete
Tue Dec 08, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

Well I was absolutely amazed that nothing much was found from an amazing site like that - one worn cut half was the only hammered silver coin found!! I know conditions were not perfect but I would have expected to see a lot more historical finds being discovered. I think it would be good if they wen...
by dig-it-pete
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

Someone told me it is matey from 'Unearthed' doing it, so might not be all bad? I just hope they find some nice historical artefacts and have someone on hand to identify them and it's not all about 'Treasure'!!!
by dig-it-pete
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

lee greagsbey wrote:
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:10 pm
dig-it-pete wrote:
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:07 pm
I will watch it but will probably not be impressed :g45:
Please give me an honest review Pete either here or pm would be most appreciated... :g50:
:g50: :g50:
by dig-it-pete
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle
Replies: 26
Views: 1251

Re: henry coles treasure hunt at studely castle

I will watch it but will probably not be impressed :g45:
by dig-it-pete
Sat Nov 07, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: NCMD Rules under lockdown 5th Nov - 2nd Dec
Replies: 34
Views: 2277

Re: NCMD Rules under lockdown 5th Nov - 2nd Dec

Like my Grandad always used to say (he worked in Whitehall most of his life) 'The law is an ass'. Not much more to say really.
by dig-it-pete
Thu Nov 05, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: NCMD Rules under lockdown 5th Nov - 2nd Dec
Replies: 34
Views: 2277

Re: NCMD Rules under lockdown 5th Nov - 2nd Dec

Whoever wrote that does not have the first idea of what metal detecting is, or how it works. It does not make any logical sense whatsoever.

I for one will definitely still be going out metal detecting :g50:
by dig-it-pete
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: What did Somerset sound like 2,000 years ago?
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: What did Somerset sound like 2,000 years ago?

I liked that - some lovely birdsong :g50:
by dig-it-pete
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: lord of the north coin find
Replies: 4
Views: 943

Re: lord of the north coin find

Wow what a belting coin it is too :shock:
by dig-it-pete
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: bronze age finds at 20 inches
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Re: bronze age finds at 20 inches

Wow - that was most certainly one of the most significant finds by a detectorist in Scotland :g50:
by dig-it-pete
Thu Aug 27, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Farmers Guardian Latest News
Replies: 9
Views: 2342

Re: Farmers Guardian Latest News

I can see another panic buy of flour coming on Phil :g58: :g64:

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